Open Days


The Big Cat Sanctuary holds annual Open Days to support our welfare, breeding, conservation and education programmes.

Upcoming Open Days

Due to phenomenal demand, General Admission tickets are now sold out for our 2020 Open Days.

An extremely limited number of Breakfast Experience with Giles Clark tickets are still available for each date; secure your place now.

About Open Days

What to expect?


Come and visit our big and small cats including Lions, Tigers, Jaguars, Cheetahs, Snow leopards, Pumas, Pallas’s cats and Snow leopards.

  • Keeper talks
  • Arena and falconry displays
  • BBQ and refreshment stands
  • Arts and crafts
  • A selection of stalls
  • Face painting and bouncy slide

We also offer Coaches & Minibuses pick ups and drop-offs.

Why should you attend?

Why should you attend?


Our Open Days will give you a chance to learn more about our Welfare, Breeding, Education and Conservation programmes and just by buying a ticket you will be supporting this vital work. 

The days are also a fun-filled occasion for all the family!

Where to find us?

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Address

Big Cat Sanctuary
Headcorn Rd
Smarden
Ashford
TN27 8PJ

United Kingdom
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